Saudi Arabia

By Flipboard KSA | Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is the largest Arab state in Western Asia by land area and the second-largest in the Arab world. Riyadh is the capital of Saudi Arabia.

Saudi aviation academy to train first women pilots | Reuters

DAMMAM, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - A flight school in Saudi Arabia is opening its doors for women, following the end of a decades-long driving ban in the deeply conservative Muslim country where many social restrictions are easing.<p>Oxford Aviation Academy, a leading trainer and crew recruiter, has …

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Iraq Exported Most Crude Oil Since November 2016 This Month

Iraq exported oil at the fastest pace in nearly two years during the first half of July, indicating OPEC’s second-largest producer is pumping more …

Oil

Salaries delayed in 50% of contracting companies

<b>Saudi Gazette report</b><p><b>JEDDAH</b> – About 50 percent of contracting companies in the Kingdom face difficulty in paying the salaries of their workers as a …

Salaries & Wages

Prince Alwaleed meets Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

article author: Arab NewsJEDDAH: Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, founder of Kingdom Holding, a Riyadh-based conglomerate that has investments in …

Mohammed bin Salman

SR10,089 average salaries of Saudis

<b>Saudi Gazette report</b><p><b>JEDDAH</b> — The average monthly salary of Saudis has jumped to SR10,089 during the first quarter of 2018, according to the General …

Salaries & Wages

Saudi Air Force jet crashes in southern Asir region due to technical failure

JEDDAH: The president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, Prince Sultan bin Salman, visited Souq Okaz festival in Taif, …

Military

Riyadh Municipality Partners with IBM to Develop Blockchain for Government Services

The Riyadh municipality in Saudi Arabia has partnered with IBM to design blockchain solutions to improve services in the government sector.Riyadh …

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia arrests defense official on bribery charges

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Authorities in Saudi Arabia say a Defense Ministry official has been arrested on suspicion of accepting over $260,000 in a bribe.<p>A report Tuesday night by the state-run Saudi Press Agency says the official and two others have been arrested over the bribe, which was worth 1 …

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Revisiting the expat dependent tax

There are expectations that the conclusion of Haj this year will also spell the end of service of many expats. With rising levies on each expat every …

Saudi Arabia

Dependents can work for Haj firms via Ajeer system

<b>Saudi Gazette</b><p><b>JEDDAH</b> — Dependents of expatriate workers can work during the Haj season temporarily by registering at Ajeer Temporary Haj Employment …

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia — A leading regional player

<b>Saudi Gazette</b><p>ASIAN economic giant Saudi Arabia is a leading player in the region in terms of combating terror, providing humanitarian assistance to …

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Saudi Arabia’s army of fans keep their hopes alive despite 5-goal rampage by Russia

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Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and UAE approve $2.5bn aid package for Jordan at emergency Gulf summit

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Regional stability needed for KSA to achieve Vision 2030 goals: Saudi envoy

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State media publish images of UAE’s president in France

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• KSA had taken swift action in the wake of the cyclone by sending two planes loaded with relief goods to the Yemeni island<br>• A medical team was also …

Saudi inventor reveals his secret formula: ‘Don’t be afraid to fail’

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Occupational safety, health system to be implemented by Saudi labor ministry in July

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Saudi Cabinet approves measure criminalizing sexual harassment

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King Salman receives GCC secretary-general in Jeddah

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Saudi Arabia’s General Zakat and Tax Authority says Thursday deadline for company tax declaration

RIYADH: Amid the fast-paced reforms underway in the Kingdom, a Saudi woman has decided to contribute to the change in her own way. She decided to …

Jeddah apartment rentals drop 15%

<b>RIYADH</b> — In 2017, rentals of residential apartments dropped by 10-15 percent in Jeddah, contrary to the upward trend witnessed in the preceding …

Saudi Arabia Launches Construction on Entertainment Hub, Opens First Full-Service Production Facility

Saudi Arabia’s dive into the world of entertainment continues apace.<p>Ten days after “Black Panther” ended the country’s 35-year cinema ban, King …

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Saudi Arabia welcomes US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

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It's not only oil: Saudi Arabia a top stock market in 2018 as reforms rally investors

After a 2017 equities run in which almost every stock market across the globe went up, this year the average performance across 137 single-country …

King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre signs 7 contracts for Syrians, Rohingyas

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Saudi king, WHO chief discuss ways to enhance cooperation

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Deen Mohammad

We own very large lots of land, and my personal life is the same as it was 10 or 20 years ago. But what I do as a person is to spend part of my …

Saudi Arabia's heir to the throne talks to 60 Minutes

At 32 years old, Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is already the most dominant Arab leader in a generation. This week, he embarks on a …